Marriott International has announced the opening of the highly anticipated JW Marriott Edmonton ICE District.
Located in the heart of downtown Edmonton, JW Marriott Edmonton ICE District offers a fresh and welcoming take on luxury and will feature modern guest rooms, specialty wellness programmes, enriching dining experiences, and 22,000 square feet of meeting and conference spaces, which have been named after iconic Edmonton Oilers Alumni.
“We are thrilled to be opening our 250th hotel in Canada as well as bringing our iconic JW brand to the city of Edmonton,” said Don Cleary, president of Marriott International’s Canadian operation.
“Our 250th property underscores the importance of luxury to this market, and the tremendous opportunity for growth in Canada.
“Guests of the new JW Marriott Edmonton ICE District hotel can expect to be treated to uplifting experiences that showcase the local pride and warm spirit of Edmonton.”
Now the third JW Marriott property in Canada, the JW Marriott Edmonton ICE District was designed with guests’ wellbeing in mind.
All touchpoints are intentional and inspired by the principles of mindfulness, being present in mind, nourished in body, and revitalised in spirit.
This is a new approach to luxury, one that is welcoming and will leave guests feeling recharged after their stay.
The hotel’s approach to warm-hearted hospitality includes world-class dining and tailored guest experiences.
“JW Marriott is dedicated to providing our guests with enriching experiences in distinctive locations around the world, and JW Marriott Edmonton is the perfect example of this philosophy in action,” said Mitzi Gaskins, Global brand leader, JW Marriott.
“The centrepiece of the city’s buzzing new ICE District, JW Marriott Edmonton provides guests the opportunity to experience every moment to the fullest through JW Marriott’s individualised approach to luxury.”
The hotel is also home to a comprehensive wellness facility, including Spa by JW, Edmonton’s only full-service luxury hotel spa, and Archetype, a state-of-the-art fitness club.
Archetype combines the science of high performance, a team of expert coaches, and a comprehensive health and fitness experience in one exceptional space occupying one and a half floors of the hotel.
Spa by JW offers lavish treatments and soothing massages in a serene setting featuring five treatment rooms with rain showers and private balconies in each room.
Archetype, a cutting-edge health club led by Edmontonian Simon Bennett, brings the newest and most innovative experience to the Edmonton market. The club focuses on health coaching and high-performance living in an environment with unparalleled amenities and purposeful luxury.
“ICE District is unlike anything Edmonton has seen before with its unique and upscale offerings,” said Tim Shipton, senior vice president, Communications and Government Relations, ICE District.
“With today’s grand opening of the JW Marriott Edmonton ICE District, we are proud to be home to only the third JW Marriott in Canada, which will certainly be Edmonton’s finest hotel, as we continue to set the standard for state-of-the-art living.”